Oil Prices Rise as US Drilling Slows

Official data from the Energy Information Administration (EIA) will be released later today. "But increasing trade friction between China and the United States is likely to rock global markets and tarnish bullish sentiment in crude oil markets". More..

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Sensex loses 93 points in early trade
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Sensex loses 93 points in early trade

The SGX Nifty is pointing that Nifty may open with gains of around 167 points at 10,297. The renewed fears of a trade war between the USA and China spooked the Indian market. Intra-day, it shuttled betwee...More..

Sugar tax: anti-obesity measure takes effect
by | Sunday, April 08, 2018

Sugar tax: anti-obesity measure takes effect

Since the sugar tax was announced in 2016, manufacturers have been faced with the decision to either reformulate their products to reduce sugar quantity or stick with their existing high-sugar recipes and fac...More..

Ontario Added 10600 Jobs in March
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Ontario Added 10600 Jobs in March

The national unemployment rate for March, 4.1 percent, was steady for the sixth consecutive month. the number of jobless changed little. The job market whiffed on expectations in March , according to a new ...More..

United Kingdom sales of diesel cars decline by 37% in one year
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

United Kingdom sales of diesel cars decline by 37% in one year

Hawes said despite the persistent run of falling call sales over the past year, the market was relatively strong, with last month's market was the fourth biggest March on record. However, declining diesel sales...More..

President Trump hits out at online retailer Amazon again over tax payments
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

President Trump hits out at online retailer Amazon again over tax payments

He accused the firm of causing a "tremendous loss" to the United States government and "putting many thousands of retailers out of business". Shares in the USA e-commerce behemoth Amazon continued to drop...More..

How major United States stock indexes fared Monday
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

How major United States stock indexes fared Monday

All three indexes are negative for the year. Companies in the S&P 500 are projected to report a 17.3% increase compared with the year-ago period, according to Factset. But Amazon isn't the only tech stock o...More..

Disney Could Acquire Sky News in Fox-Sky Deal's Latest Twist
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Disney Could Acquire Sky News in Fox-Sky Deal's Latest Twist

Rupert Murdoch-backed Fox's £11.7bn (US$15bn) takeover of Sky faltered again earlier this year after United Kingdom regulator the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) found the deal was not in the publi...More..

Panera website exposed customer data, report says
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Panera website exposed customer data, report says

US bakery chain Panera Bread has leaked millions of online consumer records, including birthdays and partial credit card numbers, for at least eight months, a computer security blog says. Panera Bread told Fox...More..

Joliet police to crack down on distracted driving this month
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Joliet police to crack down on distracted driving this month

Distracted driving accounted for almost 13 thousand crashes in MI in 2016. "Distracted driving is involved in an average of 40 crashes every day in Colorado, and in 2016, those crashes resulted in 67 deaths",...More..

Brokerages Await Intel Co. (INTC) Will Publish Quarterly Sales of $15.05 Billion
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Brokerages Await Intel Co. (INTC) Will Publish Quarterly Sales of $15.05 Billion

WEX Inc. (WEX) has risen 49.86% since April 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.10% the S&P500. M Holdings Securities Inc increased its stake in Danaher Corp Del Com (DHR) by 19.7% based on i...More..

Healthy Skepticism About Walmart and Humana
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Healthy Skepticism About Walmart and Humana

Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. It has outperformed by 11.98% the S&P500. Dimensional Fund Adv...More..

Wall Street up more than 1% on last day of tumultuous quarter
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Wall Street up more than 1% on last day of tumultuous quarter

The tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index, after two bruising sessions, gained 114.22 points (1.64 per cent) to close the week at 7,063.45. Shares of Facebook , Netflix (NFLX.O), Apple (AAPL.O) and Alphabet (...More..

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) PT Raised to $345.00
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) PT Raised to $345.00

Netflix has $360.0 highest and $45.0 lowest target. Shares of Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) traded down 1.521% during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $124.645. Marshfield has 638,084 shares. Altimeter Capital Mgm...More..

Look Out for a $100 Check in Your Mailbox!
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Look Out for a $100 Check in Your Mailbox!

Just cash", the company says on its website. According to WFMY , many customers haven't cashed the checks because they thought it was junk mail or a scam. She said it is "one way to thank the people who check ...More..

Trump administration claims win in trade negotiations with South Korea
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Trump administration claims win in trade negotiations with South Korea

The goal of the side deal will be to secure Seoul's commitment to avoid competitive devaluations of its currency and provide more transparency, such as when the nation's central bank intervenes in foreign-exc...More..

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) stock lost -3.40% below SMA-20
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) stock lost -3.40% below SMA-20

Company insiders own 17.00% of the company's stock. Exane Derivatives holds 0% of its portfolio in Hanesbrands Inc. Its up 0.19, from 0.88 in 2017Q3. Riverhead Ltd Com invested in 0.03% or 29,811 shares. Whitti...More..

Facebook to Introduce New Privacy Tools
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Facebook to Introduce New Privacy Tools

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg walks at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park, California. Processes that would normally require navigating confusing settings interfaces should be accessible with a few ta...More..

SoftBank Inks Deal To Build World's Largest Solar Project In Saudi Arabia
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

SoftBank Inks Deal To Build World's Largest Solar Project In Saudi Arabia

SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son revealed the project Tuesday in NY at a ceremony with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. That's about how long it's anticipated it will take to build out all 200 gigawatts ...More..

Tánaiste criticises Salisbury attack as Russian diplomat expelled
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Tánaiste criticises Salisbury attack as Russian diplomat expelled

The Irish Foreign Ministry has confirmed the decision to expel one Russian diplomat in connection with Moscow's alleged involvement in the nerve agent attack on ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in the U...More..

Gunmaker Remington Outdoors Files for Bankruptcy
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Gunmaker Remington Outdoors Files for Bankruptcy

A man tries out a.308 caliber rifle at the Remington booth at the 2016 National Shooting Sports Foundation's Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ironically, gun makers are actua...More..

First ever yuan-denominated oil futures go on sale
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

First ever yuan-denominated oil futures go on sale

Last year, China surpassed the United States as the world's biggest crude importer, bringing in more than 400m tonnes of the commodity - an increase of 10.1 percent from a year earlier. This could be seen a...More..

France will honor hero police officer Wednesday
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

France will honor hero police officer Wednesday

Growth in the French economy led to an acceleration in the Eurozone last year, but France is still tormented by high unemployment, and the the government says it must continue with reforming business regulation...More..

FOMC's Rate Hike Will Not Slow President Trump's Economic Plan
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

FOMC's Rate Hike Will Not Slow President Trump's Economic Plan

With the unemployment rate at a 17-year low of 4.1 percent and businesses loudly complaining that they can't find enough workers, economic theory suggests that employers should be raising pay more quickly than ...More..

Germany draw 1-1 with Spain as Diego Costa makes comeback
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Germany draw 1-1 with Spain as Diego Costa makes comeback

Spain dominated the early stages and opened the scoring in the sixth minute. Thomas Muller equalised for Germany with a spectacular 25-yard piledriver. After the restart, both teams exchanged promising cha...More..